Most Recent Offshore Oil Rigs & Vessels

Maersk takes delivery of third ultra-harsh environment jackup

Thu, Jan 29, 2015 Maersk Drilling has taken delivery of its third ultra-harsh environment jackup, XLE-3, from the Keppel FELS shipyard in Singapore ahead of schedule...

Maaskant delivers winches to Fugro for Bucentaur

Thu, Jan 29, 2015 Maaskant Shipyards has delivered two custom winches to Fugro for installation on the deepwater drilling vessel MV Bucentaur in April. 

BW Offshore wins extensions for two FPSOs

Thu, Jan 29, 2015 BW Offshore has signed a letter of intent with Eni affiliate Nigerian Agip Exploration for a two-year extension for the FPSO Abo until 4Q 2016. 

Fugro funds Arctic survey vessel

Thu, Jan 29, 2015 Newfoundland and Labrador’s Research & Development Corp. (RDC) says it will invest $4.9 million in a multi-purpose survey, support, and researc...

GMS support vessel wins long-term MENA charter

Wed, Jan 28, 2015 Gulf Marine Services (LSE: GMS) has secured a new long-term contract for one of its Large Class self-propelled self-elevating support vessels (SESV).

Eni contracts FPSO for Offshore Cape Three Points Ghana development

Wed, Jan 28, 2015 Eni Ghana Exploration & Production Ltd. has awarded the consortium of Yinson Production (West Africa) Pte Ltd. and Yinson Production West Afric...

JMUC sees stall in demand for offshore supply/support vessels

Wed, Jan 28, 2015

Demand for offshore supply and support vessels has stalled according to Japan Marine United Corp. in a Bloomberg report.

McDermott’s DB50 makes record lift in GoM

Tue, Jan 27, 2015 McDermott International Inc.’s Derrick Barge 50 recently completed the installation of a drilling and production platform in the US Gulf of Mexico ...

Maersk subsea vessels to use new-design Huisman cranes

Tue, Jan 27, 2015 Huisman has announced the signing late in December of a contract to supply COSCO (Dalian) Shipyard with four 400-metric ton (441-ton) Rope Luffing ...

Offshore US rig count holds steady

Mon, Jan 26, 2015

Baker Hughes count of rigs operating offshore US held steady last week at 54. Of this number, 53 were in the Gulf of Mexico.

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